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  1. RumRunners show supports St. Mary mission to HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Milford Mirror

    The St. Mary Parish Twinning Committee is set to send its medical mission team to Marbial Haiti on Feb. 28, the fifth time the group will travel to its sister parish, Ste. Therese.

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  2. Haitian Officials Hope to Woo Back Tourists with ResortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Miles of picture-perfect sandy beaches slope gently, fringed by grasses and framed by mountains. In any other Caribbean country, such a pristine stretch of shore would have been developed long ago.

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  3. Be inspired, read 'Mountains Beyond Mountains'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Examiner.com

    Part of the inauguration of Jim Yong Kim as 17th president of Dartmouth, the panel discussion features General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt, Brown University president Ruth Simmons, Harvard Business School professor Michael Porter, Freddie Mac head Ed... Long known as one of the poorest countries in the world, Haiti has braved its share of misfortunes and disasters. Well-meaning celebrities and dedicated NGOs have thrown money at the problem for years, but Haitians continue to suffer.

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  4. Marriott expects to reach one million rooms in 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 4 Hoteliers

    New hotels expected to drive over $50 Billion in real estate investment and create more than 150,000 anticipated new hotel jobs. Continuing its trajectory of rapid global growth and creating opportunity, Marriott International, Inc. said that it expects its portfolio of hotels either open or under development to surpass 1 million rooms by the end of 2015.

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  5. Marriott Expects to Exceed One Million Rooms in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Lodging

    DAVOS, SWITZERLAND, AND BETHESDA, Md.-Marriott International, Inc. said today that it expects its portfolio of hotels either open or under development to surpass one million rooms by the end of 2015. When open, the hotels under development will have generated more than $50 billion in real estate investment globally by Marriott's owner partners and created over 150,000 anticipated new hotel jobs.

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  6. Five Years After: Cruising Up An Uncrowded Coast In HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Forbes.com

    What I most love about being a long-time travel journalist is the ever-changing mix of environments I find myself in. Over many years of writing Conde Nast Traveler's Room with a View page and the popular Where Are You? contest essay, I certainly know ultra-luxe.

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  7. Marriott Expects to Reach One Million Room Milestone in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Hotel News Resource

    Marriott International, Inc. said today that it expects its portfolio of hotels either open or under development to surpass 1 million rooms by the end of 2015. When open, the hotels under development will have generated more than $50 billion in real estate investment globally by Marriott's owner partners and created over 150,000 anticipated new hotel jobs.

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  8. Five years later, still feeling aftershocks from the earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Times-Union Joseph Edelyn keeps his arms strong by doing pull-ups on a bar installed over his cot by CRUDEM volunteer David Balanky of Jacksonville on Feb. 15, 2010, as his sister looks on. Edelyn had both legs amputated after a falling wall crushed them during the earthquake in Haiti in January 2010.

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  9. Five Years After: A Quick Tour Of Port-Au-Prince, HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Forbes.com

    What I most love about being a long-time travel journalist is the ever-changing mix of environments I find myself in. Over many years of writing Conde Nast Traveler's Room with a View page and the popular Where Are You? contest essay, I certainly know ultra-luxe.

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  10. Bright Rays of Hope Rise on Fifth Anniversary of Haiti EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Market Wire

    Wayne Elsey, CEO of Funds2Orgs , a for-profit social enterprise that promotes micro-enterprises in developing nations, has been working with local Haitians for several years to help them break the cycle of poverty and become self-sufficient. This week, Funds2Orgs opened its first Training Depot in Port-au-Prince, serving as a training and education center for locals to take courses in math, reading, writing and to learn basic business skills to become entrepreneurs -- free of charge.

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  11. Haitian women dream of Olympic soccer goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | CNN

    It was almost 5 p.m. on a Tuesday, and 18-year-old Woodline Kethura Robuste was doing her homework, researching Voltaire at a Port-au-Prince cybercafe. Meanwhile, Kencia Marseille, 29, had returned home from a day at Alliance Universite -- where she studied information technology -- and was chatting with a friend.

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  12. Five Years After: Haiti Is Ready For TouristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Forbes.com

    What I most love about being a long-time travel journalist is the ever-changing mix of environments I find myself in. Over many years of writing Conde Nast Traveler's Room with a View page and the popular Where Are You? contest essay, I certainly know ultra-luxe.

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  13. Five Years After Earthquake, NY's Haitian Community Says Country Still a DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | NY1

    While officials are touting the progress made in Haiti since the 2010 earthquake, New York's Haitian community says the country is still a disaster. NY1's Jeanine Ramirez filed the following report.

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  14. Five Years After Earthquake, NY's Haitian Community Says Country Still a DistasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | NY1

    While officials are touting the progress made in Haiti since the 2010 earthquake, New York's Haitian community says the country is still a disaster. NY1's Jeanine Ramirez filed the following report.

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  15. Haiti Photos Then and Now: 5 Years After Earthquake, Much Rebuilding RemainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | National Geographic

    Like September 11 in the United States, janvye 12 in Haiti has become a term in its own right, a marker against which time is measured. "His son was born two months after janvye 12." Monday marks five years since the goudou goudou- the Haitian creole term for the sound that fills the air when a big earthquake happens.

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  16. 5 years after quake, Haitian immigrants in U.S. long for homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Atto Eriveau and his wife Beatrice Gedeon moved to Brockton, Mass., about a month after the 2010 earthquake that devastated Haiti. Five years ago today, an earthquake devastated the lives of millions of Haitians.

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  17. Princeton janitor brings clean water to HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    When you pass Josue Lajeunesse in the halls of Princeton University's commanding campus, he glances up, smiles and carries on doing what he has done for the past 20 years: cleaning. Keeping the dormitories and lecture halls spotless for Ivy League students has been his livelihood since Lajeunesse moved to the United States as a young man.

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  18. Haiti may be down, but it will pick itself up againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Independent

    See the classic but quiet Caribbean beaches, rum distilleries, the remains of the early 19th-century Sans Souci Palace and World Heritage site of Citadelle LaferriA r Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Some situations can be so bad it's hard not to be optimistic.

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  19. Spirit of Hope still helping Haiti after quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    At 4:43 p.m. Jan. 12, 2010, a magnitude-7.0 earthquake struck near Haiti's capital city of Port-Au-Prince. Buildings crumbled while vehicles flipped over like toy cars.

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  20. Haitian earthquake five years on: Psychological scars remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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